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Ayn Rand's view on altruism is like Buddhism

Discussion in 'Philosophy' started by Ruryse, Sep 9, 2017.

  1. Ruryse

    Ruryse Active Member

    Check this interview:

    What she says mirrors what Buddha said: "Searching all directions with your awareness, you find no one dearer than yourself. In the same way, others are thickly dear to themselves. So you shouldn't hurt others if you love yourself."
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  2. ListenNighGlint

    ListenNighGlint Active Member

    She was brilliant, but not infallible! :)
  3. Ruryse

    Ruryse Active Member

    These things usually happen together.

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